The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 107 118 145
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +27
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 81 62 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.96% 1.60% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.22% 6.40% 3.00%
Number of salaries quoted 46 33 30
Average salary £38,000 £31,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% +2.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Social Media
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
985 969 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 23.89% 25.01% 28.35%
Number of salaries quoted 762 803 891
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region.

Social Media Salary Trend in Manchester

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Manchester

Social Media
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -1 6 £45,000 +50.00%
Bolton -1 2 - -
Salford - 2 £26,500 -
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media.

1 125 (66.49%) Marketing
2 85 (45.21%) HTML
3 82 (43.62%) CSS
4 79 (42.02%) JavaScript
5 77 (40.96%) SEO
6 58 (30.85%) Analytics
7 53 (28.19%) jQuery
8 47 (25.00%) Pay per click
9 46 (24.47%) Google
10 44 (23.40%) .NET
11 43 (22.87%) Digital Marketing
12 35 (18.62%) SQL Server
13 32 (17.02%) Degree
14 31 (16.49%) HTML5
14 31 (16.49%) SQL
15 29 (15.43%) C#
15 29 (15.43%) CMS
15 29 (15.43%) Google Analytics
16 27 (14.36%) MVC
17 26 (13.83%) Web Design
18 24 (12.77%) Online Marketing
19 23 (12.23%) IIS
19 23 (12.23%) ASP.NET
19 23 (12.23%) Project Management
20 22 (11.70%) Web Analytics
21 19 (10.11%) Facebook
21 19 (10.11%) Microsoft
22 18 (9.57%) SharePoint
22 18 (9.57%) Web Services
22 18 (9.57%) Mobile App

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 29 (15.43%) CMS
2 23 (12.23%) IIS
3 18 (9.57%) SharePoint
4 15 (7.98%) Umbraco
5 13 (6.91%) WordPress
6 8 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (2.66%) Drupal
8 4 (2.13%) Node.js
9 3 (1.60%) Jetty
9 3 (1.60%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (4.26%) Photoshop
3 7 (3.72%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (2.13%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 29 (15.43%) Google Analytics
2 5 (2.66%) Magento
3 2 (1.06%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (0.53%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.53%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.85%) Intranet
2 6 (3.19%) Internet
3 3 (1.60%) RFID
3 3 (1.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (18.62%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.19%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.13%) MySQL
5 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.60%) RavenDB
5 3 (1.60%) Big Data
5 3 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.60%) Couchbase
5 3 (1.60%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 16 (8.51%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.26%) Selenium
4 4 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.60%) Ant
5 3 (1.60%) Grunt
6 2 (1.06%) WatiN
6 2 (1.06%) WATIR
6 2 (1.06%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (1.06%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.53%) Subversion
General
1 125 (66.49%) Marketing
2 13 (6.91%) Finance
3 12 (6.38%) Retail
4 8 (4.26%) Advertising
5 4 (2.13%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.60%) Banking
6 3 (1.60%) Automotive
7 2 (1.06%) Front Office
8 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (33.51%) Developer
2 23 (12.23%) Front-End Developer
3 18 (9.57%) Consultant
4 14 (7.45%) PPC Manager
4 14 (7.45%) PPC Analyst
4 14 (7.45%) PPC Executive
4 14 (7.45%) PPC Specialist
5 12 (6.38%) Marketing Manager
5 12 (6.38%) .NET Developer
6 11 (5.85%) SEO Executive
6 11 (5.85%) Designer
7 9 (4.79%) SharePoint Developer
7 9 (4.79%) Web Developer
7 9 (4.79%) Account Manager
8 8 (4.26%) Analyst
8 8 (4.26%) Marketing Consultant
9 7 (3.72%) Social Media Manager
9 7 (3.72%) .NET Web Developer
9 7 (3.72%) Software Team Leader
9 7 (3.72%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (45.21%) HTML
2 82 (43.62%) CSS
3 53 (28.19%) jQuery
4 44 (23.40%) .NET
5 31 (16.49%) HTML5
6 23 (12.23%) ASP.NET
7 18 (9.57%) Web Services
8 16 (8.51%) XSLT
8 16 (8.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 15 (7.98%) LINQ
10 12 (6.38%) CSS3
11 11 (5.85%) .NET Framework
12 9 (4.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 9 (4.79%) XML
12 9 (4.79%) XSL
13 7 (3.72%) Ajax
14 6 (3.19%) Flash
14 6 (3.19%) Sass
15 5 (2.66%) Cocoa Touch
15 5 (2.66%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.57%) Mobile App
2 12 (6.38%) Visualisation
2 12 (6.38%) Digital Media
2 12 (6.38%) Copywriting
2 12 (6.38%) Data Extraction
3 8 (4.26%) iPhone
3 8 (4.26%) Blog
3 8 (4.26%) iPad
4 7 (3.72%) Computer Science
5 5 (2.66%) Blackberry
5 5 (2.66%) Graphic Design
6 4 (2.13%) New Media
7 3 (1.60%) Open Source
8 2 (1.06%) IVR
8 2 (1.06%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.06%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.53%) Podcast
9 1 (0.53%) Social Network
9 1 (0.53%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.85%) Windows
2 9 (4.79%) Android
3 7 (3.72%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.66%) Windows Phone 8
4 5 (2.66%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.60%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.60%) Linux
5 3 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (40.96%) SEO
2 58 (30.85%) Analytics
3 47 (25.00%) Pay per click
4 43 (22.87%) Digital Marketing
5 27 (14.36%) MVC
6 26 (13.83%) Web Design
7 24 (12.77%) Online Marketing
8 23 (12.23%) Project Management
9 22 (11.70%) Web Analytics
10 15 (7.98%) E-Commerce
10 15 (7.98%) B2B
10 15 (7.98%) Data Management
11 14 (7.45%) Web Development
12 13 (6.91%) Email Marketing
12 13 (6.91%) CRM
13 12 (6.38%) Time Management
14 11 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (5.32%) B2C
15 10 (5.32%) Multithreading
16 9 (4.79%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 79 (42.02%) JavaScript
2 31 (16.49%) SQL
3 29 (15.43%) C#
4 8 (4.26%) PHP
5 7 (3.72%) XQuery
6 6 (3.19%) Objective-C
7 5 (2.66%) Java
8 3 (1.60%) Ruby
9 1 (0.53%) C
Qualifications
1 32 (17.02%) Degree
2 2 (1.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.06%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.06%) ISEB
2 2 (1.06%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (1.60%) Puppet
Vendors
1 46 (24.47%) Google
2 19 (10.11%) Microsoft
2 19 (10.11%) Facebook
3 9 (4.79%) Twitter
4 8 (4.26%) Apple
4 8 (4.26%) Sitecore
4 8 (4.26%) Yahoo!
5 3 (1.60%) JBoss
6 2 (1.06%) comScore
6 2 (1.06%) SAP
7 1 (0.53%) Oracle
7 1 (0.53%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.53%) Neolane
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE 40K + Benefits
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE 40K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £22,500 to £25,000 per annum Good salary and flexible benefits sc
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Salary: £30k per year
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